Family members and fraternity members of late Natchitoches native and Northwestern State University alumnus, Rodney Panardo Hoover, have established a scholarship at NSU in honor of his memory.
Hoover passed recently, graduated in industrial engineering technology and held several (civilian) leadership roles in that area. An active member of various professional, civic and social organizations, he was a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. while at the university and beyond. He had a strong belief in education. As a means of “giving back” to his community. He assisted many prospective college students fulfill their dreams through consultation, guidance and financial assistance.
The Rodney Panardo Hoover Memorial Scholarship and Leadership Award is set-up through the Northwestern State University Foundation, 535 University Parkway, Natchitoches, 71497, 318-357-4241
Mrs. Jill Bankston is the University’s contact person regarding the perpetual endeavor.